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Unique atmosphere of McLeod Ganj (also called Little Lhasa) has its source from the Tibetan Buddhist monks who chose this location as their home while in exile. It is a suburb of Dharamsala in Kangra district, which has become a trekker’s heaven as there are so many interesting things to see and do here. The natural beauty of the place is of course beyond comparison and you also get to see a perfect mix of Indian and Tibetan cultures.
With such beauty, spirituality, adventure, and serenity, Mcleodganj is truly one of the best places to visit in the Himalayas.
This beauty is at its peak from March to June when Mcleod ganj weather is pleasant and perfect to explore.
Mcleodganj experiences snowfall with the temperature between -1°C and 9°C during winters and pleasant summers with temperatures hovering around 25°C.
Monsoons are avoided as it receives heavy rain which increases the chance of landslides.
Tibetan, Hindi, English are the main languages spoken and well understood here.
Located at a distance of only 10 km from nearby Dharamsala, Gaggal airport is the nearest airport from Mcleodganj.
During the year-end months, snowfall is quite frequent and one can get that mesmerizing view of white blanket easily here.
Tourists can hire Ola cab, Meru cab, Uber taxi service to travel in and around Dharamshala or McLeod Ganj.